awx.awx.application module – create, update, or destroy Automation Platform Controller applications

Note

This module is part of the awx.awx collection (version 21.0.0).

You might already have this collection installed if you are using the ansible package. It is not included in ansible-core. To check whether it is installed, run ansible-galaxy collection list.

To install it, use: ansible-galaxy collection install awx.awx.

To use it in a playbook, specify: awx.awx.application.

Synopsis

Parameters

Parameter

Comments

authorization_grant_type

string

The grant type the user must use for acquire tokens for this application.

Choices:

  • password

  • authorization-code

client_type

string

Set to public or confidential depending on how secure the client device is.

Choices:

  • public

  • confidential

controller_config_file

aliases: tower_config_file

path

Path to the controller config file.

If provided, the other locations for config files will not be considered.

controller_host

aliases: tower_host

string

URL to your Automation Platform Controller instance.

If value not set, will try environment variable CONTROLLER_HOST and then config files

If value not specified by any means, the value of 127.0.0.1 will be used

controller_oauthtoken

aliases: tower_oauthtoken

raw

added in 3.7.0 of awx.awx

The OAuth token to use.

This value can be in one of two formats.

A string which is the token itself. (i.e. bqV5txm97wqJqtkxlMkhQz0pKhRMMX)

A dictionary structure as returned by the token module.

If value not set, will try environment variable CONTROLLER_OAUTH_TOKEN and then config files

controller_password

aliases: tower_password

string

Password for your controller instance.

If value not set, will try environment variable CONTROLLER_PASSWORD and then config files

controller_username

aliases: tower_username

string

Username for your controller instance.

If value not set, will try environment variable CONTROLLER_USERNAME and then config files

description

string

Description of the application.

name

string / required

Name of the application.

new_name

string

Setting this option will change the existing name (looked up via the name field.

organization

string / required

Name of organization for application.

redirect_uris

list / elements=string

Allowed urls list, space separated. Required when authorization-grant-type=authorization-code

skip_authorization

boolean

Set True to skip authorization step for completely trusted applications.

Choices:

  • no

  • yes

state

string

Desired state of the resource.

Choices:

  • present ← (default)

  • absent

validate_certs

aliases: tower_verify_ssl

boolean

Whether to allow insecure connections to AWX.

If no, SSL certificates will not be validated.

This should only be used on personally controlled sites using self-signed certificates.

If value not set, will try environment variable CONTROLLER_VERIFY_SSL and then config files

Choices:

  • no

  • yes

Notes

Note

  • If no config_file is provided we will attempt to use the tower-cli library defaults to find your host information.

  • config_file should be in the following format host=hostname username=username password=password

Examples

- name: Add Foo application
  application:
    name: "Foo"
    description: "Foo bar application"
    organization: "test"
    state: present
    authorization_grant_type: password
    client-type: public

- name: Add Foo application
  application:
    name: "Foo"
    description: "Foo bar application"
    organization: "test"
    state: present
    authorization_grant_type: authorization-code
    client-type: confidential
    redirect_uris:
      - http://tower.com/api/v2/

Authors

  • Geoffrey Bacheot (@jffz)